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Distribution of Alaskan mammals

Richard Hyde Manville

Distribution of Alaskan mammals

by Richard Hyde Manville

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Published by Bureau of Sport Fisheries and Wilflife in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mammals -- Alaska

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 71-72) and index.

    Statementby Richard H. Manville and Stanley P. Young.
    SeriesCircular -- 211, Circular (U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service) -- 211
    ContributionsYoung, Stanley Paul, 1889-1969
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSK361 .A29 no. 211
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 74 p. :
    Number of Pages74
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20874671M

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